• There is NO required summer reading for upcoming 6th, 7th, or 8th-grade students for summer 2020.

However, I encourage all students to read during the summer break. Here are some sources of current books titles, audiobook links and more to keep you reading!

Graphic Novels: Select the link for 24 New and Upcoming Graphic Novels for Young Readers.

This site has tons of books to choose for your liking:

Middle Grades Top Books:

  1. New Kid by Jerry Craft (graphic novel)
  2. Dear Sweet Pea by Julie Murphy (realistic fiction)
  3. The Mighty Heart of Sunny St. James by Ashley Herring Blake (realistic fiction)
  4. This was Our Pact by Ryan Andrews (graphic novel)
  5. Other Words for Home: Poems by Steve Roberts (poetry)
  6. Stargazing by Jen Wang (realistic fiction, graphic novel)
  7. The Line Tender Kate Allen (realistic fiction)
  8. The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Geimenhart (realistic fiction